The Advent Calendar is also a poetic journey through the poetry of the world
which takes us to Western Europe today.
The poet behind the 5th door is
(with translations into English, German and French)
Geert Buelens was born in Flanders, Belgium in 1971. He has an extraordinary ear for rhythm and sound and enjoys to play with language. His poetry links the quest for the appropriate linguistic structure with the everyday struggle of the lyrical protagonist.